chondromyxoid fibroma


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chon·dro·myx·oid fi·bro·ma

an uncommon benign bone tumor, occurring most frequently in the tibia of adolescents and young adults, composed of lobulated myxoid tissue with scanty chondroid foci.

chondromyxoid fibroma

chondromyxoid fibroma

A focally aggressive tumour which arises in the femoral and proximal tibial metaphyses of young (< age 30) adults.
 
Imaging
Eccentric, punched out lytic lesion with peripheral sclerosis; it may extend into soft tissue.

chon·dro·myx·oid fi·bro·ma

, chondromyxoma (kon'drō-miks'oyd fī-brō'mă, kon'drō-mik-sō'mă)
An uncommon benign bone tumor, occurring most frequently in the tibia of adolescents and young adults, composed of lobulated myxoid tissue with scanty chondroid foci.
Synonym(s): chondrofibroma.
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Brachyury staining was further performed in the following 2 categories: (1) 58 nonchordomatous tumors, which included 26 chondroid tumors (4 cases of grade I chondrosarcoma, 9 cases of grade II chondrosarcoma, 3 cases of grade III chondrosarcoma, 2 cases of chondromyxoid fibroma, 1 chondroblastoma, 4 osteochondromas, and 2 cases of extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma), 7 liposarcomas, 5 rhabdomyosarcomas, 4 pleomorphic adenomas, 4 mucoepidermoid carcinomas, 4 mucinous adenocarcinomas, 6 germ cell tumors, and 2 cases of renal cell carcinoma (Table 2); and (2) 7 unrelated miscellaneous tissues, which included normal cartilage derived from trachea (2 cases), articular surface (1 case), and testicular tissue (4 cases).
Bone lesions uncommon in neonates have been reported under such designations as fibrous histiocytoma, chondromyxoid fibroma, or ossifying fibroma.